If you’ve lost a loved one, this holiday time of year may be particularly difficult or challenging for you as you see all the merriness and celebrations of this season … Continue reading Season of Hope, Season of Sadness
Another huge thanks to Liesel for sharing her condo’s lovely party room with us again for another monthly Sunday Social. It is the perfect size to accommodate the 60+ people … Continue reading Sunday Afternoon in November
Often after loss our worlds can seem grayer, quieter, lonelier. We can spend months and sometimes years in a lonely space feeling sad even among friends or family. Widowed Friends … Continue reading Bringing Back The Colour
A huge thanks to Kathy for welcoming over 40 members to her house for an appetizer potluck on Sunday. Fortunately, summer decided to stay a little longer and everyone was … Continue reading Summer Sweet Breezes in September
It was the perfect day for a trip to Niagara-on-the-Lake on Friday! Travelling together by chartered bus made the day easier and more convenient for everyone and the short trip … Continue reading Lovely Niagara-On-The-Lake
Wow, it’s September already after a beautiful summer season. To help celebrate the start of September and the Labour Day weekend, Widowed Friends held a Sunday afternoon potluck at Liesel’s … Continue reading Where Did The Summer Go?
In the Halton community for over 85 years, Acclaim Health focuses on providing people with quality, community-based health care services including supporting physical and mental well-being through independent living, reducing social isolation, innovative … Continue reading Helping Out In Halton
Grief always comes with change. Usually unwanted change, but change nevertheless. Anyone who has experienced loss knows that change is grief’s close companion, so the question is, how do we … Continue reading Grief=Change
Twenty-four members car pooled together to visit lovely St. Jacob’s on Saturday. St. Jacob’s is just north of Waterloo and is known for its quaint village, shops and restaurants as well as … Continue reading Busy Day At St. Jacob’s!
It was a beautiful day on the deck at Liesel’s condo party room looking out at blue sky and green spaces and enjoying the company of friends. Many thanks to … Continue reading Sunny Summer Day
Many thanks to Phil and Anne-Marie for organizing Sunday’s scavenger hunt. It was a great event and Widowed Friends was delighted to partially subsidize the day to ensure that everyone’s … Continue reading Mission Possible – Year Two
A huge thanks to Liesel for hosting us again at her lovely condo clubhouse on Sunday for our monthly social. The clubhouse is the perfect venue for the 70 people … Continue reading Summer Sunday Social